Getting around Downtown Kansas City, Missouri is easy with convenient access from all points of the metropolitan area via car, bus, trolley and taxi.
Greater Downtown embraces a rich variety of neighborhoods and districts. It extends from the River Market and Columbus Park to the north; the West Bottoms and the Westside on the west; the Historic Jazz District at 18th & Vine to the east; and all the way south the Martini Corner along 31st Street.
Streets are laid out on a simple grid system. The numbered streets run east/west and begin with 2nd Street at the Riverfront and increase in number as you move south through the Central Business District, the Crossroads Arts District, Crown Center, Union Station, Liberty Memorial, Union Hill, Hospital Hill and on to Martini Corner.